Antigonish RCMP apprehend Impaired Driver Over Christmas Day

Posted on December 27, 2012

Antigonish RCMP arrested a 64 year old Antigonish County man on Christmas morning for impaired operation of a motor vehicle. The man was escorted to the RCMP detachment where he refused to provide samples of his breath after a demand by a police officer. The man was held overnight and released the following day on a court date of March 6, 2013.

B.J.(Brian) Rehill, Sgt
Operations NCO
Antigonish District
(902)-863-6500
(902)-863-5570 fax

Antigonish Media Release

Posted on December 19, 2012

On December 18th, 2012, members of the Antigonish/Guysborough Street Crime Enforcement Unit executed a search warrant at a residence on Pomquet Lake Road, Antigonish County. A quantity of marihuana and related drug paraphernalia was seized from the property. A 46 year old male was arrested and later released from custody. This male faces a charge of possession of a controlled substance and will appear in Antigonish Provincial Court in March to answer to the charge.

Cpl. Ron Bryce
Antigonish/Guysborough SCEU

Antigonish RCMP apprehend Impaired Driver Over the weekend

Posted on December 17, 2012

Antigonish RCMP arrested a 19 year old Antigonish County man early Sunday morning for being impaired while in care and control of a motor vehicle. The man was escorted to the RCMP detachment where he provided samples of breath leading to charges of care and control while impaired and care and control of a motor vehicle while having a blood alcohol concentration over 80 mgs. The man was held overnight and released the following day on a court date of February 13, 2013 to answer to the charges.

Police received 22 calls for service over the weekend and lodged 4 people in custody for being intoxicated in public.

B.J.(Brian) Rehill, Sgt
Operations NCO
Antigonish District
(902)-863-6500
(902)-863-5570 fax

RCMP steps up enforcement for the holidays

Posted on December 13, 2012

December 12th, 2012 – Antigonish, Nova Scotia . . . Antigonish R.C.M.P. conducted a traffic enforcement initiative focusing on crosswalks and pedestrian related offences. As a result police issued 12 Summary Offence Tickets for offences such as failing to yield to pedestrian, using hand held cellular devices, failing to wear seatbelts etc…

The R.C.M.P. would like to take this opportunity to remind motorists to be vigilant during the holidays. It is everyone’s responsibility to make our roads and highways safe.

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Contact person:

Cst. K. Ashley
Antigonish R.C.M.P.
Office: (902) 863-6500
kevin.ashley@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

Antigonish RCMP apprehend Impaired Driver Over the weekend

Posted on December 10, 2012

Antigonish RCMP arrested a 18 year old Antigonish man early Saturday afternoon for impaired driving. The man was escorted to the RCMP detachment where he provided samples of breath leading to charges of operating a motor while impaired and operating with a blood alcohol concentration over 80 mgs. The man will appear in court on January 9, 2013 to answer to the charges.

B.J.(Brian) Rehill, Sgt
Operations NCO
Antigonish District
(902)-863-6500
(902)-863-5570 fax